The Isles are 6-10-2 in their first game for a new coach. This is the 9th time that the Isles have made an in-season change, and the Isles are 4-4-0 in the first game after the previous 8 changes.
Earl Ingarfeld 1/31/1973 L 5-3 @ Toronto (replaced Phil Goyette)
Al Arbour II 12/9/1989 L 6-5 @ New Jersey (replaced Terry Simpson)
Rick Bowness 1/24/1997 W 5-2 @ Hartford (replaced Mike Milbury)
Mike Milbury II 3/12/1998 L 2-1 Washington (replaced Rick Bowness)
Bill Stewart 1/21/1999 W 5-2 @ Pittsburgh (replaced Mike Milbury)
Lorne Henning II 3/4/2001 W 5-2 @ New York Rangers (replaced Butch Goring)
Brad Shaw 1/12/2006 W 3-2 vs. Calgary (replaced Steve Stirling)
Jack Capuano 11/17/2010 L 4-2 vs. Tampa Bay (replaced Scott Gordon)
- Lorne Henning coached the team in the 48-game 1995 season and then again for 17 games at the end of the 2000-01 season.
- Butch Goring led the Isles for 147 games in the 1999-2000 and 2000-2001 season.
- Al Arbour 1,500
- Jack Capuano 483
- Mike Milbury 191
- Terry Simpson 187
- Scott Gordon 181
- Al Arbour 740
- Jack Capuano 227
- Terry Simpson 81
- Peter Laviolette 77
- Ted Nolan 74